Awards and Service
2012 Fellow for the Texas Project for Human Rights
- Koc University, RCAC Senior Residential
ARIT, Juokowsky Family
Foundation John Freely Fellowship, 2009-10
University Research Council Grant, 2009-2010
Middle East Studies Association, Malcolm H. Keer Dissertation Award, 2006
- HOPE Teaching Award, SMU, 2006
- SCOS Fellowship, Cambridge University, England, 2000
- Dean's Pre-Dissertation Fellowship, New York
- Dissertation Fellowship, ARIT (American Research
Institute in Turkey)
Books and Essays
The Sheikh Ubeidullah Rebellion. Book
manuscript in preparation.
Ottoman-Iranian Borderlands: Making a Boundary,
1843-1914. Forthcoming, Cambridge University
Tunalı Hilmi Bey: Osmanlıdan
Cumhuriyete Bir Aydın (Tunalı Hilmi Bey: An Intellectual Journey From
the Empire to the Republic), Istanbul: Tarih Vakfı Yurt
of Contention: Corpse Traffic and Iranian-Ottoman
Rivalry in Iraq," Comparative Studies of Asia,
Africa, and the Middle East 30, 3 (2010):
512-532 (Persian translation by Nazli Kamvari, in Irannameh
26, no. 1-2, pp. 1-30).
Osmanlidan Cumhuriyete Bir Aydin: Tunali Hilmi Bey
[From Empire to Republic: The Life of Tunali Hilmi
Bey] (Istanbul: Tarih Vakfi Yurt Yayinlari, 2008).
(Orientalism and Our East),
Vol. 1, Issue 1, September 2007.
"The Ottoman Archives as a source for the Study
of Qajar Iran," Iranian Studies, Volume 37,
number 3, September 2004, pp. 499-509. (Persian
translation by Nasrollah Salehi in Iranian
Contemporary Historical Studies (Fasinameh-e
Tarikh-e Moaser-e Iran), No. 35/pp.79-96.